China’s new defence budget : what does it tell us?
Bitzinger, Richard A.
Date of Issue2012
S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
China’s new defence budget – particularly given the sizable and growing funding it dedicates to military R&D and procurement – demonstrates Beijing’s continuing resolve to gain military power commensurate with its growing soft power.
DRNTU::Social sciences::Political science
RSIS Commentaries ; 060-12